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post #16 of 18 Old 08-25-2014, 08:58 AM
WDNewman
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Get rid of the trac bars. Both of 'em. There are tons of post on doing this on this forum. Best thing I ever did for the ride on my '89.


Hey guys, there is NO SUCH THING as RPMS. There is NO "S" in RPM.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but not nearly as much as ignorance.
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post #17 of 18 Old 08-25-2014, 09:50 AM
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Leaf over axle conversion and 3 inch leafs so about 6 inches and it's worse of a ride than "a jeep"
3 in springs SOA is more like 8+ inches of lift. What does your steering look like? When you say it rides rough, is a lot of that coming in the form of bump steer? Take a picture of your front end.

Edit: Last week you were asking about a drop pitman arm fixing bump steer.

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Start over. Google jeep SOA steering.
This is the correct advice. All of the suggestions in this thread will help a bit, and none of them are bad advice, but your rough ride / bump steer problem is due to stock steering on a large SOA lift.
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post #18 of 18 Old 08-26-2014, 10:02 AM
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now what jeep were you comparing it to just leafs and shocks aren't everything is a combination of the entire set up
It just rode better. As for what both have...I can list what I know but I don't know their rigs inside out. I just know the RC felt better and smoother if that makes sense. Granted RC may give out quicker but as my buddy put it, everything is just temporary until SOA so he did everything cheap but he's super happy with it. These are daily drivers and trail rigs, not rock crawlers.
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